(MN) – Dr. Christian L. Baum, MD


  • Cutaneous oncology
  • Mohs micrographic surgery and reconstruction
  • Wound healing 
  • Melanoma 
  • Merkel cell carcinoma
  • Laser therapy


Administrative Appointment

  • Consultant, Department of Dermatology
  • Chair, Research Shield, Department of Dermatology

Academic Rank

  • Assistant Professor of Dermatology


  • Fellow - Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology  University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
  • Resident - Dermatology  University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
  • Transitional Internship  Gunderson Lutheran Medical Foundation
  • MD Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
  • Master of Science - MicrobiologyIowa State University
  • BS with Distinction - MicrobiologyIowa State University
  • Undergraduate Studies - Biology CurriculumCoe College, Cedar Rapids, IA